Brad Brach Takes Over Closing Duties, Goes 4-For-4 In SavesBrach joined Scott and Jeremy to talk about taking over the closing duties, policing in the game of baseball and his strong start to the year.
Zach Britton Headed To The DLBaltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton is heading to the disabled list.
Orioles Hit 4 HRs, Beat Slumping Blue Jays 6-4J.J. Hardy hit a two-run homer for first-place Baltimore, which improved to 4-0 against Toronto. Chris Davis, Jonathan Schoop, and Seth Smith also connected, and Wade Miley (1-0) pitched six innings for his first win of the season.
Trumbo's 11th-Inning Homer Lifts Orioles Over Blue Jays 3-2Mark Trumbo homered with two outs in the 11th inning, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 Monday for their seventh straight opening-day victory.
Roch Kubatko Says Joey Rickard Will Have To Earn A Roster Spot"He doesn't have a spot waiting for him, he'll have to earn it," said Kubatko on Joey Rickard.
Report: Zach Britton Has Potential Oblique InjuryBaltimore Orioles relief pitcher Zach Britton has been showing symptoms of a potential oblique injury, according to MLB.com’s Brittany Ghiroli.
Orioles Stars Machado, Britton Reach Deals At Over $11M EachOrioles star infielder Manny Machado and ace closer Zach Britton have gotten hefty raises and will make more than $11 million each after reaching agreements on one-year deals.
Closer Zach Britton Reaches $11.4M Deal With OriolesThe Baltimore Orioles and Zach Britton have agreed to an $11.4 million deal.
Twitter Reacts To Britton Being Snubbed Cy Young NominationBuck Showalter said, "This guy had maybe the best year in the history of relief pitching. He should have finished in the top three in MVP, OK? He should. There’s nobody in baseball who’s more valuable to their team than Zach Britton is to the Orioles.”
Orioles' Zach Britton Wins Relief Pitcher Of Year Award Baltimore's Zach Britton earned MLB's Mariano Rivera AL Reliever of the Year Award and the Los Angeles Dodgers' Kenley Jansen was given the Trevor Hoffman NL reliever honor.
Three Orioles Make MLB's Top 100 Players ListThree Baltimore Orioles are on the list: Mark Trumbo (#97), Zach Britton (#54), and Manny Machado (#9).
Orioles Closer Zach Britton Makes A Case for Cy Young Award Zach Britton has been pretty near perfect this season for the Baltimore Orioles.